Healing & Hope for Male Survivors: Call for Proposals

Male Survivor is an organization ” committed to preventing, healing, and eliminating all forms of sexual victimization of boys and men through support, treatment, research, education, advocacy, and activism.”

Male Survivors

Male Survivor 2010 International Conference
March 18-21, 2010 at
John Jay College / NYC

The conference will  provide a unique opportunity for personal and professional growth,  networking,  and the dissemination of new knowledge in the area of sexually traumatized boys and men.  This four-day event will feature numerous workshops for male survivors of sexual abuse,  their loved ones/partners,  and professionals who work with them.

Who will attend:

  • Adult male survivors of sexual abuse and possibly their spouse/significant other and family
  • Clinical and social service professionals
  • Lawyers, law enforcement professionals, and legal advocates
  • Researchers, educators, and students
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2 Responses to Healing & Hope for Male Survivors: Call for Proposals

  1. I hope to make the conference. As a male survivor (drugged and raped by a female acquaintance), I want to thank you for mentioning MaleSurvivor and the conference on your blog.

    The organization and its online forum are a great resource and haven for survivors and those who love them.

    • kyoungpsyd says:

      Hi James,

      It is a wonderful and much needed organization. I think it is important to acknowledge resources for male survivors of sexual assault to help decrease the stigma that may prevent some from seeking help.

      I’d love to hear your experiences if you do get to attend!

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